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Urban Thai Bistro

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Neighbourhood:
Yaletown & False Creek North
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1119 Hamilton St | V6B5P6, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 5P6, Canada
+1 604-408-7788
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11:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:30
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 00:00
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Vancouver, Canada
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our friends invited us for lunch at the Urban Thai Bistro in Yaletown. We all decided to order from the lunch combo menu (about $10-11) where you get in addition to your main a spring roll & salad. I don't recall what my husband and friends ordered but they said that they enjoyed their selections. The spring roll & salad... More 

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Thank Caribrice
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I'll begin with the statement that a $3 local craft beer at happy hour is an unheard of price. And the beer was tasty. So tasty we each had two. The happy hour appies were also tasty, from fish cakes and beef salad to chicken and spring rolls. It was all delightful, with attentive service. Why 4 stars and not... More 

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Thank chris r
Vancouver, Canada
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95 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

My first visit to Urban Thai was interesting. It is a bigger restaurant then one would think. The ambience is not bad. They have a special lunch menu, with a good selection of dishes. Service was swift for a group over 20 people. The meal was average - I have had better thai food elsewhere. The price is right for... More 

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Thank MS V
Perth, Australia
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

I visited Urban Thai Bistro with my family for an early dinner. The restaurant was very empty at the time however this shouldn't deter you from having a meal here. The service was excellent and the food was nice. Good serving size and priced accordingly. In my opinion the restaurant is in a great location and was walking distance from... More 

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Thank ebonytia
Vancouver, Canada
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173 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I have eaten at the Urban Thai a few times as they can offer a vegetarian dish, they also will deliver. Not sure if there has been a change in management but does not seem to be customer centric as before. We went on a Sunday fairly quiet but had to wait 30min for my entrée. The spring rolls were... More 

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Thank Italyinjune07
VANCOUVER
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30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

I was quite disappointed with my meal; Pad Thai with shrimp and spring rolls. Both items seemed to have come out of a package from the grocery store. The Pad Thai was bland and lacked diversity - simply orange-died noodles with a touch of shrimp, bean sprouts and peanuts. The spring rolls were the same. Lacking in flavour and overall... More 

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Thank Intotheworld7
Port Moody, Canada
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328 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Visited Urban Thai Bistro on a Friday night, after 7:30pm. The restaurant was empty except for 4 people. Due to it's location on Hamilton Street in trendy Yale Town, parking was impossible. We parked 3 blocks away and walked in Vancouver's pouring rain. We ordered the Pad Namman with chicken and the yellow curry chicken and jasmine rice. We informed... More 

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Thank Mellie2013
Winchester, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

What a lovely restaurant not far from our hotel the Opus. The food was plentiful and tasty. The service was quick and efficient. There is plenty of space so wheelchair accessible and comfortable.

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Thank JanCrispin
Vancouver, Canada
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62 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Urban Thai offers large portions of reasonably good and reasonably priced thai food. They offer free delivery which is great if you're in the area. It is a decent thai place but lacks a bit of charm and the food is just ok.

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Thank Amy T
Boras, Sweden
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

The food was good tasting and ok value for money, appreciated they had some local beers IPA and Ale which I would not expect at a Thai restaurant, they did of course also have Singha Beer

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 25
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1119 Hamilton St | V6B5P6, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 5P6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Yaletown & False Creek North
  • Neighbourhood: Yaletown & False Creek North
  • Phone Number: +1 604-408-7788

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Yaletown & False Creek North
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